How to get from Florence to Lausanne

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Travel Information from Florence to Lausanne

distanceDistance293 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range£35 - £119
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £35 • 10 h 55 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £119 • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, HOP! Or Trenitalia

Travel 293 miles by coach, flight, ferry or train between Florence and Lausanne. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 15 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £35. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Flixbus, HOP! Or Trenitalia among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Florence to Lausanne.

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FAQs

Travel from Florence, Italy to Lausanne, Switzerland is: Fully open.

Is international entry into Lausanne from Florence restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Lausanne, Switzerland from Florence?

Entry Requirements:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Lausanne, Switzerland?

The government of Switzerland has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distance requirement: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

The above information was last verified on 03/08/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Florence and Lausanne closer to your planned date of departure here.

The restriction level for your return to Florence, Italy from Switzerland is: Fully open.

Is my journey back to Florence from Lausanne restricted?

Entry into Italy is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Florence from Lausanne?

Conditions of reentry into Italy:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Florence, Italy?

You should observe these safety measures in Italy as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

This information about your return travel to Italy was last checked on 28/07/2022. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Florence from Lausanne closer to your date of departure here.

There are 4 ways that you can travel from Florence to Lausanne. You can take a coach, flight, ferry or train.

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Florence to Lausanne. Tickets for a coach cost on average £35.

This is compared to other travel options to Lausanne:

A coach is £84 less than a flight for this trip with tickets for a flight from Florence to Lausanne costing on average £119.

A coach journey is usually £70 less than a journey to Lausanne by train, which costs on average £105 for the same trip.

The fastest way to get to Lausanne from Florence is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 15 min.

There are alternative travel options to Lausanne that can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 10 h 55 min   of travel time.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 5 h 47 min   of travel time.

The distance between Florence and Lausanne is around 293 miles.

The average frequency per day from Florence to Lausanne is:

  • 2 coaches per day.
  • Around 1 train per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Lausanne from Florence as scheduled services by coach, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Florence to Lausanne:

  • Coaches from Florence to Lausanne most often leave from Florence, Villa Costanza Tram T1 and arrive in Lausanne, Parking du Vélodrome.
  • Trains most often depart from Florence at Firenze Santa Maria Novella and arrive in Lausanne at Lausanne.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Florence to Lausanne, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Flixbus for coaches to Lausanne. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Flixbus Florence to Lausanne tickets on Omio for £35.
  • Travel with HOP! To go to Lausanne by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find HOP! Florence to Lausanne tickets on Omio for £119.
  • Travel with Trenitalia for trains to Lausanne. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Trenitalia Florence to Lausanne tickets on Omio for £105.
Many of our customers travelling from Florence to Lausanne don't make Lausanne their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are Geneva, Paris or Milan, either of which you could add to your Florence and Lausanne trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Lausanne to any of these top destinations today!

When planning your trip to Lausanne from Florence, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets cost on average £35 one way.
  • Plane tickets are costing on average £119 one way.
  • Train tickets are costing on average £105 one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets between Florence and Lausanne online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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